ARC Behavioral and Social Sciences Division

The Behavioral and Social Sciences (BSS) division includes many fields of study, all of which are linked via a focus on critical inquiry, theory, research, and a regard for the diversity among individuals and societies. Courses may be taken individually or as part of a certificate or degree program.

Programs and Majors

Anthropology, Economics, Gerontology, History, Human Services, International Studies, Legal Assisting, Political Science, Psychology, Social Science and Sociology

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Behavioral and Social Sciences Office

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Dean: Dr. Steven Boyd 
Admin. Asst.: Vicki Alonso
Phone: (916) 484-8283
Fax: (916) 484-8519


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Office Location: Davies Hall, 3rd Floor